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by Mickkee
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Paddling Partners
Topic: East Sussex
Replies: 3
Views: 1003

East Sussex

Hi all..
I've started up kayaking again after some years.. I'm located near Lewes. I've been doing a lot on the river ouse between barcombe mills and isfield but more happy to try else where if anyone wants to join up.
Thanks
Ollie
by jmmoxon
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Scarborough
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

Re: Scarborough

The only WW I know around there is the Sea Cut from the Derwent down to Scalby Mills, but I think that's harder. Otherwise, see Esk & Rye in north east river descriptions.

Mike
by MikeVeal
Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:32 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: The best play weirs in the UK (that aren't Hurley)
Replies: 16
Views: 3047

Re: The best play weirs in the UK (that aren't Hurley)

Hampshire's best playspot is at East Mills, but few seem to know about it.
http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/rive ... mills-weir
by Mikers
Mon Dec 09, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Off the grid playspots
Replies: 12
Views: 2496

Re: Off the grid playspots

Eastmills on the Avon in Hampshire. http://theriveravon.blogspot.com/2007/06/east-mills-weir.html Access at : OS X (Eastings) 415462 OS Y (Northings) 115497 Nearest Post Code SP6 1LX Lat (WGS84) ...
by Mikers
Mon Apr 08, 2013 12:39 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again
Replies: 68
Views: 14034

Re: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again

A buddy (Chris) & I paddled this yesterday. East Mills is definitely working at the moment. Of the two weirs, we didn't bother looking at the river right ...
by nikhoward
Tue Feb 12, 2013 11:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What's wrong with the SW?
Replies: 144
Views: 16563

Re: What's wrong with the SW?

... the harbour authority have attempted to restrict access on occasion. East Mills Weir (SU 157143) is on the River Avon in Hampshire beside an Environment Agency depot ...
by Mark R
Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: What's wrong with the SW?
Replies: 144
Views: 16563

Re: What's wrong with the SW?

... the harbour authority have attempted to restrict access on occasion. East Mills Weir (SU 157143) is on the River Avon in Hampshire beside an Environment Agency depot ...
by Bryn_420
Mon Oct 01, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: This summers levels
Replies: 0
Views: 329

This summers levels

... summer weirs and things have been working but it's also meant that east mills hasn't been any sort of feature in months. Has anyone else had similar problems where ...
by LDN Lee
Sun Apr 29, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again
Replies: 68
Views: 14034

Re: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again

Had a little trip down to east mills today and what a great spot it is. No trouble with anyone at all. :-)
by Onecar
Tue Jan 17, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Good Resonable Bunk Houses on the River Dart
Replies: 7
Views: 1150

Re: Good Resonable Bunk Houses on the River Dart

Powder Mills bunk house
http://javu.co.uk/Climbing/Accommodatio ... ills.shtml
Bellever YHA
http://www.yha.org.uk/find-accommodatio ... index.aspx
Both good and reasonably priced.
Up the East Dart and not far from Dart meet.
by Mark R
Thu Jan 05, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?
Replies: 17
Views: 1957

Re: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?

East Mills -

I've seen it much bigger, and possibly dangerous/ over-sticky.
by Chas C
Thu Jan 05, 2012 12:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?
Replies: 17
Views: 1957

Re: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?

... and hard to get to, there is nothing else really of any good other than east mills. Look up East Mills on the internet - its also in the guides in this forum. As for the ...
by Chas C
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?
Replies: 17
Views: 1957

Re: Play spots on the Stour or Avon near Christchurch?

... There is nothing else around Christchurch, now further up the Avon at East Mills (Fordingbridge) there's a nice little play spot, but comes with lots of local hassle.
by Jake Deakin
Fri Jan 14, 2011 4:21 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again
Replies: 68
Views: 14034

Re: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again

... the Avon Valley footpath bridge at Burgate SU155155 and paddled down to East Mills. He didn't use the 'private road' to Peter Derbers country pad at East Mills Yep this ...
by Graham Bland
Fri Jan 14, 2011 8:39 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again
Replies: 68
Views: 14034

Re: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again

... the Avon Valley footpath bridge at Burgate SU155155 and paddled down to East Mills. He didn't use the 'private road' to Peter Derbers country pad at East Mills
by Jake Deakin
Wed Jan 12, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again
Replies: 68
Views: 14034

Access on the Hampshire river Avon......again

... about a year older than me) decided that we would go and have a play on East Mills weir which is a superb wave when we have had some rain http://theriveravon.blogspot.com/2007/06/east-mills-weir.html. ...
by StoneWeasel
Mon Dec 20, 2010 11:11 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: In 2011, I will definitely get around to paddling...
Replies: 114
Views: 8197

Re: In 2011, I will definitely get around to paddling...

... kayak festival. The DeLank if I am feeling totally masochistic. The East Okement which I have been meaning to paddle for years. The section of the Fowey between the Trago Mills section and the Halfway House to Bodmin Parkway section just to see what is there ...
by Jim Pullen
Mon Jun 28, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: England - Northeast
Topic: EA Levels Calibration Topic
Replies: 22
Views: 7530

EA Levels Calibration Topic

... South Tyne Haydon Bridge for the South Tyne Allen Mill Bridge for the East Allen Wear Wearhead for Killhope Burn Eastgate for Rookhope Burn Stanhope ... for the Rye Howe Bridge for the Rye Cherry Farm for Hodge Beck Kirkby Mills for the Dove Sinnington for the Seven Normanby for the Seven Nunnington ...
by David Robinson
Tue Feb 02, 2010 12:40 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star Assessments East Midlands
Replies: 0
Views: 222

3 Star Assessments East Midlands

... one and a kayak one. Dates Kayak 3 Star assessment 7th March Canoe 3 Star assessment 6th March Locations Canoe - River Trent Swarkestone to King Mills Kayak - River Derwent near Matlock Assessments are £30, for more information visit http://www.lopc.co.uk/courses/
by Mont
Sun Jun 21, 2009 9:41 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: "amazing" playspot at fordingbridge?
Replies: 6
Views: 1138

Re: "amazing" playspot at fordingbridge?

harrywatson wrote:Sounds like fun, It's the upper river Avon, Dorset - Fordingbridge I think.
This might be what your talking about - http://theriveravon.blogspot.com/2007/0 ... -weir.html
by Jim Pullen
Sun Nov 23, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: England - Northwest
Topic: North West England
Replies: 22
Views: 13778

North West England

... the Lune) - scenic exploring in the Three Peaks area. RIVER GOYT (New Mills to Brabyns park) - a higher section to this popular Manchester run. ... Kendal. NEWLANDS BECK (Little Town to Stair) - a good trip in the North East Lakes. RIVER RAWTHEY - one of the best Grade 4 trips in the north. (photos) ...
by Simon
Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:52 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Paddling the trent nr stafford
Replies: 7
Views: 1235

Trent Paddling

If you can go a bit further East nearer Derby then a Trent trip from Swarkestone to Kings Mills would fit the bill. There is a grade 1 riffle at the start under the bridge with some simple moving ...
by boosh
Thu Jan 04, 2007 9:04 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: New Mills Yard Whitewater centre Norwich
Replies: 14
Views: 2911

New Mills Yard Whitewater centre Norwich

... Tony Carter the rivers access officer for this area and he said The New Mills p[roject is on hold (and has been for the past 18 months) because Norwich ... and short of some major tectonic activity ramming a few mountains up in East Anglia this would be only bit of whitewater. Thanks
by timrockape
Tue Oct 31, 2006 10:33 am
Forum: Everywhere else
Topic: playspots/waves in dorset
Replies: 4
Views: 1469

You're better off driving the extra and going to Hurley or the other Thames weirs. Still, Spetisbury, broken weir and East Mills (if you can bandit a play) are useful if you're in the areas after work for an hour before you get bored...
by Jules
Fri Sep 22, 2006 2:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Is there any River running/playing in Norwich
Replies: 19
Views: 2989

... you will virtually always find a paddler or two here. Currently New Mills Yard is not a venue. That said their are local authority backed plans ... is the best of them. Surf can be OK at various spots around the coast. East runton is the favourite but there are other good venues which all work ...
by 2fluid
Thu Jan 12, 2006 11:00 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Mystery object.
Replies: 24
Views: 11486

Famous Canoe Exploits: Operation Frankton - the untold story

... their fleet of 'blockade runners' carrying vital supplies from the Far East, lay wrecked or sinking. The result of a daring attack by Royal Marine ... were set for eight hours, giving them time to make their getaway. Mills and Boon went to the north side of the river and Dick and Jane just ...
by Graham Bland
Wed Dec 15, 2004 5:36 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Countryside file and access issues
Replies: 157
Views: 38543

Re: sounds like it

... very close to Ringwood, so you're probably right. Martin Yes, this is East Mills weir, on the Avon, Just outside Fordingbridge, Hants. Used to be a fun spot until a Peter ...
by Terryg
Fri Oct 22, 2004 8:58 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dartmoor accomodation
Replies: 13
Views: 1575

Dart accom.

... for a change, hence the original post. Though I know about Powder Mills, Aish, Runnage, Woodor Manor, Dartmoor Expedition Centre, River Dart Adventures, East Down Centre etc, I have not visited any of them in recent years so am not sure how ...
by Mark R
Fri May 21, 2004 9:51 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: War zones
Replies: 14
Views: 1757

War zones

... get shouted at by anyone you meet. Especially if you try to visit East Mills Weir.<br/> <br/> <br/> -----------Mark Rainsley</t>

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